Sony Ericsson Z525 clamshell phone launched

Posted on Tuesday, Apr 04 2006 @ 19:30 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Sony Ericsson today announced the Z525, a push-to-talk upgrade to the popular Sony Ericsson Z520. The Z525 is a stylish clamshell which works worldwide. The Z525 handset which also features Bluetooth, a VGA camera, as well as a host of messaging capabilities, will be sold in the US beginning in the second quarter 2006.

The Sony Ericsson Z525a is quad-band GSM/GPRS 850/900/1800/1900. It will be available in New Blue and starts shipping during Q2 2006.

SonyEricsson Z525 features:

Imaging & Messaging
  • Internal display: 128x160 pixels, 65K colors, 1.8� TFT display
  • External display: 80x101 pixels, 4K colors
  • VGA camera with 4X digital zoom
  • Video recording, streaming and playback
  • Standard POP/IMAP4 E-mail
  • MMS and SMS
  • Push-to-talk
  • Instant Messaging
  • Caller ID associated light effects
  • Entertainment
  • Media Player (MP3/AAC support)
  • Speakerphone
  • Music Tones
  • Dedicated external speaker
  • MusicDJ and VideoDJ
  • MIDI
  • MPEG4, 3GPP
  • 3D Gaming
  • Java applications (games)
  • Video playback and streaming
  • OMA DRM
  • 40 tone polyphonic ringer
  • 16 MB user memory
  • Style-Up covers
  • Connectivity & Business
  • Quad-band GSM/GPRS 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  • Bluetooth
  • USB support
  • WAP 2.0
  • PC Synchronization
  • SyncML
  • Infrared (IrDA)


  • About the Author

    Thomas De Maesschalck

    Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.



    Loading Comments